Coverart for item
The Resource Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford, Brian Duffy

Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford, Brian Duffy

Label
Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford
Title
Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford
Statement of responsibility
Brian Duffy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Morality, Identity and Narrative in the Fiction of Richard Ford is only the second monograph on the work of Richard Ford and the only one to deal with all three Frank Bascombe novels. The book offers comprehensive readings of the trilogy and the stories of Women with Men and A Multitude of Sins, thus bringing critical work on Ford up to date. Richard Ford insists that fiction contain a "moral vision", and this study takes up that challenge by investigating Ford's characters through the interconnections of morality, identity and narrative. It draws on the moral theories of Alasdair MacIntyre a
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duffy, Brian
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.O713
LC item number
Z62 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Costerus
Series volume
new ser., v. 176
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, Richard
  • Literature and morals
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Ford, Richard
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Literature and morals
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
Label
Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford, Brian Duffy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; chapter 1 the sportswriter i: fleeing the past; chapter 2 the sportswriter ii: impermanence and the present; chapter 3 independence day i: from unity to fragmentation; chapter 4 independence day ii: laissez-faire and isolation; chapter 5 the lay of the land i: america divided; chapter 6 the lay of the land ii: the return of the past; chapter 7 "the womanizer" identity and the good; chapter 8 "occidentals" americans in paris; chapter 9 amultitude of sins acts and consequences; chapter 10 "calling" the narrative cure; chapter 11 "reunion" time and narrative
Control code
259482764
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435666047
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)259482764
Label
Morality, identity and narrative in the fiction of Richard Ford, Brian Duffy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; chapter 1 the sportswriter i: fleeing the past; chapter 2 the sportswriter ii: impermanence and the present; chapter 3 independence day i: from unity to fragmentation; chapter 4 independence day ii: laissez-faire and isolation; chapter 5 the lay of the land i: america divided; chapter 6 the lay of the land ii: the return of the past; chapter 7 "the womanizer" identity and the good; chapter 8 "occidentals" americans in paris; chapter 9 amultitude of sins acts and consequences; chapter 10 "calling" the narrative cure; chapter 11 "reunion" time and narrative
Control code
259482764
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435666047
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)259482764

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...